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Weather Outlook for Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Weather Update – April 18 2015

Watershed Conditions Statement Weather Update THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Thunder Bay is forecast to receive as much as 27mm of precipitation on Sunday. That has led the Lakehead Regional Conservation Authority to issue a Watershed Conditions Statement.  A Watershed Conditions Statement is not a flood warning. Its purpose is to raise public awareness about […]

Posted 18 April 2015 by in Featured
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Confederation College Shuniah Building

89 Per Cent of Confederation College Graduates Find Employment within Six Months

THUNDER BAY, ON – Confederation College continues to provide an effective route into the workforce as results show 89 per cent of its recent graduates found employment within six months of graduation. The graduate employment rate is one of the annual Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Ontario’s colleges that were released Wednesday. Confederation’s score puts […]

Posted 18 April 2015 by in News
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Hornpayne Delegation has taken up a vigil in the Nishnawbe-Aski Nation Offices on Fort William First Nation

Hornepayne Elders Continue to Seek Meeting With NAN

THUNDER BAY – In a Telephone Interview, Hornepayne FN Chief Ron B. Kocis shares an update on the ongoing impasse between Hornepayne First Nation and Nishnawbe Aski Nation Executive. Hornpayne FN Elders in a media statement issued on Monday say, “On Sunday morning while the Elders and community members were sleeping in the NAN head office […]

Posted 17 April 2015 by in Anishinabek
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Isle Royale Wolves

Isle Royale Wolf Population Down to Three Wolves

Population Dynamic on Isle Royale Shifts THUNDER BAY – There are only three wolves remaining on Isle Royale National Park. That is the findings that researchers from Michigan Technological University observed the wolves during their annual Winter Study, and the lone group, is at an unprecedented low numbers and is a sharp decline from nine […]

Posted 17 April 2015 by in Featured
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Noront Resources

Noront Resources COO Paul Semple Passes Away

THUNDER BAY – MINING – It is with great sadness that Noront Resources Ltd. (Noront) announces the sudden passing of Chief Operating Officer, Paul Semple, a well-known and respected leader in the mining industry. Paul joined Noront in 2009, and for many people he was the face and voice of Noront. He was known and […]

Posted 17 April 2015 by in Business
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Flood Outlook Issued

Flood Outlook Statement Issued by Lakehead Regional Conservation Authority

THUNDER BAY – The Lakehead Region Conservation Authority has issued a Flood Outlook Statement for the Lakehead Region including: City of Thunder Bay, Municipalities of Neebing, Oliver Paipoonge, Shuniah and the Townships of O’Connor, Conmee, Gillies and Dorion. The majority of the snowpack has melted in the urban areas; however, there is still some snow […]

Posted 17 April 2015 by in Featured
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